MANILA Iron ore futures in China, the world's top buyer of the steelmaking raw material, hit a nearly three-week low on Tuesday after Brazilian miner Vale SA reported higher output in the third quarter.
MANILA, Oct 15 Iron ore futures in China, the
world's top buyer of the steelmaking raw material, dropped to
their lowest in more than two weeks on Tuesday after Brazilian
miner Vale SA reported higher output in the third
MANILA, Oct 14 Iron ore futures in China were
nearly unchanged in early trade on Monday as market participants
assessed the impact of new steel production restrictions in some
of the nation's industrial areas on demand for the key
steelmaking raw material.
MANILA, Oct 11 Shanghai steel futures fell on
Friday morning, with hot-rolled coil hitting its lowest in six
weeks, as worries about demand prospects and excessive supply in
top consumer and producer China weighed on prices.
* Tangshan city steps up fines in pollution battle
(Updates with September iron ore shipments, closing prices,
MANILA, Oct 8 Shanghai steel futures fell to
their lowest in two weeks on Tuesday, reflecting worries about
demand and excessive supply in China, while Dalian iron ore rose
on the first trading day after the week-long National Day break.
MANILA Chinese coking coal futures slipped on Friday and logged their biggest weekly loss since November 2018, as slowing economic growth and a bruising U.S.-China trade war clouded demand outlook for the steelmaking raw material.
* China's steel sector faces illegal new capacity risks
(Updates with closing prices)
MANILA, Sept 26 Chinese iron ore futures climbed
more than 2% on Thursday, despite little trading in the physical
market ahead of the country's National Day celebrations, as
hints of progress in the U.S.-China trade deal negotiations
lifted investor sentiment.
* Hebei province steps up smog controls
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